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Scholarship Offered at Lil’ Reading Scientists

Lil' Reading Scientists will offer a one year full scholarship to a local child in grades 1-5 who demonstrates the need for remedial reading therapy and lack of financial resources to obtain help. Families applying for the scholarship will need to bring their child to Lil' Reading Scientists for a screening and submit their 2012 tax return for review. The deadline for application is August 20th, 2012. The scholarship service will begin the second week of September, 2012, and the student will attend twice per week for 45 minute sessions in a one-to-one tutoring setting. All applicants will receive a free reading screening and counseling regarding their children's literacy needs by Dyslexia Specialist Alison DeNero, Assistant Director of Lil' Reading Scientists. The student demonstrating the greatest need will be offered the scholarship. Lil' Reading Scientists is a Language and Literacy Learning Center for children ages 18 months to 15 years old, offering enrichment and remedial instruction in reading, spelling, writing, and handwriting, and also offering literacy-focused Kindergarten Enrichment and computer classes. Free screenings are available to all children ages 4-15 years of age on a weekly basis. To apply, please call Alison at 973-822-3200.

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A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, July 9 – Sunday, July 15, 2018

Please note that the library will be closed on Sundays now through Labor Day weekend

PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Our summer program is in full swing.  This week we are starting some of our most popular children’s programs, Chess for Kids and sewing classes with Miss Polly.  Children will also enjoy a visit from a special guest, Queen Maria Isabella from Medieval Times.  Teens ...

Longtime Chatham Resident Passes the Torch to Current Residents

July 13, 2018

To the Editor,

I moved to Chatham from Ohio in 1961 and left just over a year or so ago. My daughters went through the school system and one of them still lives there with her son.

Clearly, we found the Library and local educational opportunities to our liking. 

When it came to giving back to the community, I chose to support the Library and served as a Board member for 15 ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 18

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll find out how accessing care at Atlantic Health System is now easier, more affordable and closer to home than ever, learn which item from the produce aisle could be the newest weapon against cancer, see what Atlantic Health System, the New York Times and Instagram all have in common and much more.

 

 

Video: Point View's Petrides Talks Netflix's Cash Burn as Company Reports Earnings

July 16, 2018

Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, live on Cheddar.com discussing Netflix's earnings report and why the streaming service should dilute shareholders to plug its cash burn.

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​​​​​​For more than 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been ...

5 Simple Ways to Save Water this Summer

According to the L.A. Times, the average American uses an estimated 98 gallons of water EACH day.  

Here are five simple ways you can save water, to help you conserve water this summer and take some pressure off of your drains.

1. Unless you are using it, turn the faucet off. How many of us still leave the water running while we shave or brush our teeth?According to ...